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chain saw

a motor-driven saw, usually portable, in which the cutting teeth form links in a continuous chain

chain saw

[′chān ‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A gasoline-powered saw for felling and bucking timber, operated by one person; has cutting teeth inserted in a sprocket chain that moves rapidly around the edge of an oval-shaped blade.

chain saw

chain saw
A power-driven saw, usually hand-held, for cutting wood; a protruding arm carries an endless chain, into which the cutting teeth are set.
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People are welcome to take the wood, we just can't have people turning up with chainsaws and putting themselves at risk.
The para-enforcers give the loggers a receipt documenting the confiscation of the chainsaw and scurry back into the forest, in the remote district of Mesecoy, after an encounter lasting just a few minutes.
He warned wannabe chainsaw sculptors the work was not for everyone.
We need to debunk the myth that big boxes always have better prices (in fact, the chainsaw I bought was $3 cheaper at the local store than the big box).
Carl started collecting David Bradley chainsaws about 17 years ago.
The witness went outside to check on his vehicle, but as he returned to his flat he heard the sound of a chainsaw starting up.
The battery is easy to get in and out and has two-stage insertion, so you can safely carry the chainsaw around with the battery in, without it being fully inserted and operational.
Ken Palmer, a professional arborist and safety expert, estimates that 75 percent of all chainsaw injuries could be avoided by wearing these three pieces of PPE.
Prosecutor Geoff Whelan said: "The defendant said, 'I will get my chainsaw and cut it down'.
I gave Harper Adams University advice on setting up their chainsaw courses.
In this report, Technavio covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global chainsaw market for 2015-2019.
A Facebook page launched only two months ago for his Chainsaw Carvings venture now has more than 5,000 members and has brought in plenty of orders.